Titanes: Atlas Picture

My fourteenth image for my Greek Mythology Challenge Chapter i.

Titan God Of Astronomy And The Revolution of The Heavenly Constellations

[Alternative Names] N/A
[Name Translations] Suffers, Endures, Dares
[Class] Titan, God
[Parents] Uranus and Gaia
[Offspring] The Pleiades, The Hyades, Hyas, Kalypso, Maira, Dione, The Hesperides

[More Information]

The younger Titan god of astronomy and the revolution of the heavnely constellations. He was arrested by Zeus and condemned to bear the heavens upon his shoulders. Homer suggests he was later released from this torment and appointed guardian of the pillars of heaven.

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